30m, 2 pitches.

Rockfax Description
A better route than Anaconda but it can suffer from being dirty. Pitch 1 is an excellent E4 6a. 1) 6a, 20m. A short crack leads to a ledge (possible belay). Continue up the crack to its termination then head right up another thinner crack. Hard moves above gain a pocket and then the ledge - a brilliant pitch. 2) 6b, 10m. Climb straight up as for Anaconda but move right up a crack to easier ground. © Rockfax

FA. (Pitch 1) Jim Moran, (Pitch 2) Dave Jones (1 nut) 1978

Ticklists: The Roaches - Routes Graded List, Hardish grit routes that have good gear but aren't staminafests, ROCKFAX Western Grit Grade List, Peak Rock/14/Gritstone After the Gold Rush, Ultimate E4 ticklist, James' Winter Grit ticklist, The Roaches 3 Star Extravaganza.


ClimberDateStyle
northy1983 10/Aug Lead G/U

a mighty fine climb and the perfect choice for celebrating my birthday

with wales
Andrew Abraham 10/Aug 2nd dog
dannyboy83 06/Sep/15 Lead O/S
with Claudia
Mr Wild 08/Sep/12 2nd
Adam Ellwood 18/Aug/09 Lead O/S
Gus ??/2009 Lead
Toby Dunn 29/Aug/07 Lead O/S
with Tom Randall
Tom Briggs - Jagged Globe 24/Sep/05 Lead O/S
with Eric Hildrew
dominic lee 26/Jun/05 Lead rpt
with daniel lee
mark s ??/2005 -
Jon Read ?/Aug/03 Lead O/S

First pitch only. On Grimer's gear. See Staffs guidebook and Grimer's pictures for duff sequence!

with Kate Cox & Grimer
ukb shark 02/Jun/85 Lead dnf
with Phill Dickens
Hidden ??/1982 Lead
Chris Craggs ??/1980 Lead
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